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Planned North Korea Nuclear Test Draws Criticism

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Planned North Korea Nuclear Test Draws Criticism

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Planned North Korea Nuclear Test Draws Criticism

Planned North Korea Nuclear Test Draws Criticism

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North Korea's neighbors react with alarm to a fresh announcement from Pyongyang of plans to conduct a nuclear test.

South Korea expressed grave concern, and Japan called such a test "unacceptable."

China called for restraint and said North Korea should "not take actions that escalate tensions."